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Epiphone in stock at Rimmers Music 04/08/2017

Epiphone Now At Blackpool & Southport

We’re pleased to announce that both our Blackpool and Southport stores are now stocking Epiphone! To get the first look at these instruments, visit our Blackpool store HERE or our Southport store HERE, or simply check out all Epiphone products online HERE. Known as the working musician’s favourite instrument maker and the standard bearer for affordable quality and innovation, Epiphone have been around over 140 years.  From its humble beginnings in Sparta, Greece in 1873 through its rise to fame on 14th Street in New York City, to its re-emergence as... Read More

Korg Pa4X at Rimmers Music 01/08/2017
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KORG Pa4X With Expansion Pack

Designed with the modern keyboard player in mind, these fantastic arranger keyboards from Korg are packed full of the latest in keyboard and synth technology.  As an added exclusive for Rimmers Music, you can now get one of these top of the range keyboards with an exclusive Rimmers Music Expansion Stick! This cool blue little USB stick is packed full of sounds, styles and presets for a variety of modern day classics at no extra cost! Here’s Martin over at our Wigan Store giving us a rundown on what’s included:... Read More

Rimmers Music Premier Yamaha Grand Piano Experience 26/07/2017
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Yamaha Premier Grand Piano Experience

Throughout August, we’re hosting Rimmers Music’s Yamaha Premier Grand Piano Experience, whereby we’re giving you the opportunity to play a Yamaha Premium Concert Grand Piano – free of charge! Not only will this experience be free of charge, we’re bringing it to YOU in 4 of our Rimmers Music stores throughout the North West! Here’s Graham with some more information: You can book a 1 hour session to play a Yamaha Premium Concert Grand Piano, completely free of charge. You can either book the time for: Yourself or a loved... Read More

Affordable Yamaha & Kawai Pianos at Rimmers Music 14/07/2017
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Affordable Yamaha & Kawai Pianos

Whilst we have a fantastic selection of digital pianos at all 8 of our Rimmers Music Stores, with the touch and feel of these becoming increasingly realistic as you travel further up the range, for many pianists, an acoustic piano is unparalleled in the level touch responsiveness and range of dynamics which can be achieved. One solution to achieving this dream is to go for some of the fantastic Used Pianos we have in our store, which are often taken in part exchange for a newer or better model. Another option... Read More

Ribble Valley International Piano Week 12/07/2017
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Ribble Valley International Piano Week

For all lovers of piano music, next week marks the 30th anniversary of one of the UK’s most treasured piano festivals, the Ribble Valley International Piano Week. This festival combines world-class names with emerging artists to delight audiences with a series of concerts and piano performances in the outskirts of Blackburn at the purpose built Croston Theatre in Westholme School in Ribble Valley. Naturally, for such a prestigious series of events, the obvious choice is the Yamaha CFX Concert Grand which we house within our purpose built piano showroom at... Read More

10/07/2017
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Alesis Strike Pro Now In Stock

Many players of acoustic drum kits are often of the opinion that whilst the sounds of a digital or electronic drum kit are realistic, the playing experience at these kits isn’t the same as “the real thing”, so it’s often a type of drum kit they wouldn’t consider. Enter the Alesis Strike Pro an electronic drum kit which aims to bridge the gap between digital and acoustic drummers. Here’s Vanessa over at our Liverpool store giving us a quick taste of how it sounds: Key Features Featuring Alesis’ own mesh... Read More

Summer Sale at Rimmers Music 01/07/2017
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Up To Half Off In Our Summer Sale!

Summer is finally here! To celebrate, we’re adding hundreds of offers on guitars, pianos, keyboards, drums and a whole host of accessories and musical equipment. Whilst many of these offers can be found in our sale area, some are just too hot to show online, so visit or call your nearest Rimmers Music store to find out what the very best deals are! Our Top 3 Bargains Casio AP260 Digital Piano Fantastic starter piano 60 Built In Songs Includes Stool, Headphones and CD/Book package Choice of colours WAS £699 IN... Read More

Premium Guitars at Rimmers Music Wigan 29/06/2017

Premium Guitars Now At Wigan

You asked and we delivered! Due to popular demand, our Rimmers Music Wigan store has a new range of Premium Guitars available. Selected as choices for the more experienced player or connoisseur of guitars, the Premium Guitars now stocked at our Wigan store include a variety of models for different types of player. Don’t forget that if any of these are your dream guitar but your wallet can’t quite stretch, we offer fantastic finance packages in store and online. Alternatively, if any of these are the next step in your... Read More

Focusrite Home Recording Day at Rimmers Music Wigan 23/06/2017
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Focusrite Home Recording Day

We’ve been given a fantastic opportunity for Focusrite product specialist and top demonstrator Mark Lowes to visit our Rimmers Music Wigan store on Saturday 1st July! With Mark’s help, we’re hosting a Home Recording Workshop to run through some of the basics of home recording whilst utilising some of the fantastic pieces of Focusrite equipment we have available in store. Whether you’ve got just a few basic melody ideas to save for later, or a fully blown structured song you want to share with the world, Mark will be demonstrating... Read More

National Learn To Play Weekend At Rimmers Music 16/06/2017
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National Learn To Play Weekend 2017

National Learn To Play Weekend 24th-25th June Pop in to any of our 8 music stores across the north west from now until the end of 25th June to book your free trial music lessons at our dedicated music schools. We’ll be offering free trial lessons on a range of musical instruments, including: Piano Keyboard Guitars Drums Vocals Ukulele + Violin and various Woodwind instruments at selected stores. Here’s One Of Our Teachers With A Sample Of What We Cover Free Prize Draw Those who know us well know that... Read More